Teen Court presents: May 2020 Social Distancing Challenge


Mercer County Teen Court and ChildLaw Services are sponsoring a month long challenge that is open for all teens. Earn points by completing different challenges! You can do multiple challenges a day and unless otherwise noted, challenges can be repeated daily or weekly. At the end of the month, all points will be tallied and the top 3 participants will receive prizes. The top participator will win a $100 Google Play gift card! 

All challenge responses can be sent to michelle.childlawservices@gmail.com

Check out our Facebook pages (https://www.facebook.com/MercerCountyTeenCourt or https://www.facebook.com/ChildLawServicesInc) for daily challenge questions and receive 3 points for each question/challenge completed!

Good luck and have fun!

Stay Creative

1. Draw a picture or paint something. Share it with us! (3 Points, may be repeated daily)

2. Show us something you are cooking! Send us a picture. (3 Points)

3. Write a poem or short story and share it with us. (4 Points)

4. Doing any crafts? Send us your craft ideas so we can post them to Instagram! (3 Points)

5. Take a virtual museum tour. Show us something cool you found. (3 Points)

6. Do you like the sunset? Send us a picture! (3 Points)

7. Do you have anything to say? Are you upset, happy? Share with us why! (4 Points)

8. Curious about learning something new (juggling, sewing, etc.)? Now is the time! Learn a new activity or skill and make a video of yourself doing it! (5 Points)

9. Send us a paragraph about any new programs you want to see in the community. Dream big! (Earn an hour of community service and 5 Points)

10. Do you have any special skills or talents? Send us a video! (4 Points)

Appreciate Community

11. Send five pictures of people or things that you are grateful for. (1 Point for each picture)

12. Tell us in a few sentences why you miss Teen Court. (5 Points)

13. Help your fellow teens! Tell us what show(s) you have been binge watching. (1 Point)

14. Create a donation bin for when social distancing is behind us that you can donate to people in need. Send us a picture of what you create. (10 items or more earns you 3 hours of community service and 10 Points)

15. Doing something fun with your family? Show us what you are doing! (2 Points for a description or 4 Points for a video)

16. Tell us which after school activities you miss. Why do you miss them? (2 Points)

17. Do you want to talk? Do you want to discuss Teen Court? You can reach us at the email listed above to set up a call or video call appointment with Michelle. (3 Points)

18. Earn community service hours by writing how social distancing can help benefit our community and the world. Why is it important? Send us a few sentences. (Earn an hour of community service and 5 Points)

19. Do you want to spread a positive message to other West Virginia teens? Send us something and we will post it to our Instagram! (1 Point)

20. What local restaurant or business do you miss right now? Tell us why. (2 Points)

Stay Healthy

21. Send a video of yourself staying active. Dance party anyone? (5 Points)

22. Write in a journal about how you are feeling at this time. Send a picture of you writing in it. (3 Points)

23. Tell us your number one goal for the week. (2 Points, may be repeated weekly)

24. Did you eat anything yummy today? Send us a picture and tell us why you loved it. (2 Points)

25. Write five things you are grateful for and share it with us. (3 Points)

26. When things get tough, what word comes into your mind? (1 Point)

27. Get outside! Send us a picture of your favorite nature spot. (4 Points, may be repeated weekly)

28. Animal love! Send us a picture of your pet. (2 Points)

29. Make a bucket list of things to look forward to when social distancing has ended. (3 Points)

30. Tell us about your favorite healthy snack. Send us a picture. (2 Points)

Stretch Your Brain

31. Read a book, comic, or article. Give us a few sentences of what it is about and why you liked it or disliked it. (3 Points)

32. In your opinion, what is the best song that has ever been written and why? (1 Point)

33. Write a paragraph about how your life has changed during this time. Tell us why you find it difficult, and what you are doing to stay happy and healthy. (Earn an hour of community service and 5 Points)

34. We want to see your homework (yes, we are weirdos)! Send us a picture of a completed homework assignment. (4 Points)

35. Do you have any goals you would like to accomplish while you are at home? Share some of your thoughts with us. (3 Points)

36. Have you gone down any Internet rabbit holes lately? Tell us what you are interested in! (2 Points)

37. What is your favorite memory? Tell us about it! (1 Point. If you have a picture, earn 3 Points)

38. Describe some of your summer plans. What are you looking forward to most? (2 Points)

Have Fun

39. We will be posting a question or challenge to our Instagram and Facebook pages every Monday - Friday. Pay attention and participate! Extra questions posted every Saturday and Sunday! (3 Points per question/challenge)

40. Tell us what your favorite TikTok or YouTube video that you watched today was and why. (1 Point)

41. Tell us your song of the day. (1 Point)

42. If you're eating ice cream, send us a picture! (2 Points)

43. Send us a picture of your OOTD {Outfit of the Day}. (2 Points)

44. Do you love coffee? Hot chocolate? Send us a picture of what you are drinking! (3 Points)

45. Compile a list of your favorite movies and/or shows and share them with us! Please include at least 5 titles. They will be posted to our Instagram. (3 Points)

46. Any sports fans out there? Tell us your favorite team. (1 Point)

47. Send us a picture of one item you cannot live without. (2 Points)

48. What is your favorite food? (1 Point if you tell us, 3 Points if you send a picture)

49. Build an indoor teepee or tent. Send a picture. (3 Points)

50. Love podcasts? Tell us your favorite ones! They will be posted on our Instagram and Facebook pages. (2 Points)

Best of Luck! 

Points will be tallied and the winner will be announced on June 3, 2020.